Entry for 2022 titles is now closed.

Save the dates: finalists notified late April 2023; Midwest Book Awards Gala held June 17, 2023 at Open Book. Book Critic Mary Ann Gossman to speak at event. Join the wait list to be notified when tickets are available!

Publishers based in the Midwest are invited to enter the annual Midwest Book Awards competition for excellence in books. The awards recognize creativity in content and execution, overall book quality, and the book’s unique contribution to its subject area.